The Sportiness of the Sportage

If you have ever pondered the question of “What’s in a name,” the 2018 Kia Sportage is the vehicle that answers the question in succinct order, without even being seen. For those that are unaware of what the Sportage is or what it looks like, it is Kia’s answer to the crossover vehicle.

The Sportage bills itself as the “modern compact crossover that defies conventions.” A close look at some of its features confirms that proclamation. First, the vehicle boasts some impressive exterior features including a tiger-nose grille with optimized headlights meant to give greater illumination. Even the rearview mirrors have an upgrade since they have heating elements included that eliminate those foggy or frosty mirrors without wiping or scraping.

The Kia is also built with more safety in mind for drivers and others on the road. For instance, those headlights are automatically dimmed when other vehicles approach, reducing glare and danger. This latest model also has lane departure warning and blind spot detection, as well as rear cross traffic detection.

On the inside of the 2018 Kia Sportage, the keyword is comfort. The interior is luxurious, providing for maximum comfort for everyone. The seats are adjustable not only through that standard reclining options, but also offers power adjustable options for both the driver and in the upper models, for the passenger as well. The models also offer heated seats for the front passengers.

In terms of technology, the Sportage offers touch screen technology, either the Apple Play or Android Auto. It even offers a technology called UVO which provides information about vehicle diagnostics and maintenance. UVO can even connect to available roadside assistance.

The 2018 Kia Sportage is the perfect blend of the crossover vehicle that combines comfort, utility, and safety with a dash of fun. All these features make the vehicle perfect for the weekday or weekend warrior. To arrange a test drive, visit Performance Kia.